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11 Sep 2017
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Three main consequences of Saakashvili's breakthrough

Nevertheless, Opposition politician Mikheil Saakashvili broke through the Ukrainian border. "Peaceful people" peacefully carried "peaceful Saakashvili" in their arms and the border guards did not even move. This situation has three important consequences.
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06 Sep 2017
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Education problem as a test for project of future

The seventh session of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine and, in fact, the opening of a new political season “under the dome” began with consideration of the bill No. 3491-d “On Education”.
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04 Sep 2017
Events Domestic policy

Lviv Publishers' Forum. Education cluster

On September 14-16, the Analytical Center of the Ukrainian Institute for the Future (UIF) arranges the thematic cluster “Education” at Lviv Publishers' Forum. Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/238041660053334
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01 Sep 2017
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Volodymyr Shulmeyster: reforms of Ukrzaliznytsya will allow to receive additional 15-20% to the whole economy of Ukraine

Volodymyr Shulmeyster, former First Deputy Minister of Infrastructure of Ukraine, Director of the Infrastructure Program of the Ukrainian Institute for the Future, explained in the Politeka studio how much money and time is needed to completely repair all roads in Ukraine and how to do it faster.
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30 Aug 2017
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The crisis of school education in Ukraine: less is better

The Ministry of Education gives statistics that the cost of studying of 1 pupil in a small school is up to 50 thousand UAH (in the city school this cost is on average 8 thousand UAH).Therefore, it is not surprising that most schools are closed in rural areas. In 2014-2015 in Ukraine, 231 rural schools and 38 city...
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28 Aug 2017
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Volodymyr Shulmeyster at first commented on his appointment as Adviser in Mykolaiv Regional State Administration

The Director of the Infrastructure Program of the Ukrainian Institute for the Future is appointed as Adviser to the Head of the Regional State Administration of Mykolaiv region.
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23 Aug 2017
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Yuriy Romanenko: I do not believe in unorganized dawns

Co-founder of the Ukrainian Institute for the Future, Director of political programs Yuriy Romanenko prepared a proclamation on the eve of Independence Day of Ukraine for the website "Khvylia" (the "Wave").For three and a half years after the Maidan a ghost is wandering around Ukraine – a ghost of disappointment. People's groans about "betrayal", "enemies of the people"...
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18 Aug 2017
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Reducing the number of academic scholarships to 15%, the Ministry of Finance encourages mediocrity among the students of Ukrainian universities

Recently, the Ministry of Finance has announced a gradual reduction in the number of students receiving academic scholarships up to 15% in 2020 from the current 40%.According to the State Treasury during 12 months of 2016 there was 129 billion UAH of educational expenses from the Consolidated Budget, that amounts 5.7% of GDP. This is a big part of government...
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26 Jul 2017
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Norman talks: Ukraine and Russia can raise stakes in Donbas

On July 24 the leaders of the Norman Quartet had a telephone conversation - Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, French President Emmanuel Macron, German Federal Chancellor Angela Merkel and Russian President Vladimir Putin. During more than two hours of negotiations, the parties discussed the conflict in the Donbas and noted the importance of implementing a ceasefire and the withdrawal of heavy...
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20 Jul 2017
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Natalia Ishchenko “Future of Ukrainian Media” – report (pdf)

Майбутнє українських медіа from UIFuture
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19 Jul 2017
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Igar Tyshkevich explained the meaning of Zakharchenko's resonant statement about "Malorossia"

What is the difference between the concepts of new "Malorossia" and "Novorossia", which was before? "Novorossia", which was promoted in 2014, concerned only a part of Ukraine, so it was possible to talk about some separatist sentiments. "Malorossia", however, lays claim to the whole territory of Ukraine. Accordingly, further continuation of the conflict – is a confirmation of...
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19 Jul 2017
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The Verkhovna Rada is at a deadlock with parliamentary immunity

Abolishing of parliamentary immunity is the main theme in Ukrainian politics over the last 7 days. Documents on at once several people’s deputies were submitted to Verkhovna Rada. Discussion of these issues in the profile committee and, especially, the results of voting, each of the parties can add “to their credit": even those deputies, who are under investigation...
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14 Jul 2017
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Mykola Skyba on the draft law on education: staff optimization will be performed, and those who stay will earn more (video)

The draft law has to launch the process of creating a new school, but it does not create it on its own. There will not grow a new school straight away after its adoption. We have an opportunity, however, to go on to this regime gradually. What are the innovations in this law? First of all, it is the pedagogical...
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12 Jul 2017
Events Domestic policy

The discussion "Water - the artery of transport and agriculture"

On July 14 at 12:00, a discussion will be held on theme "Water - the artery of transport and agriculture".
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11 Jul 2017
Events Domestic policy

Round table "The Future of Ukrainian Media"

On July 19 at 6:00 p.m. in the Ukrainian Institute for the Future will be held a round table on the results of the research "The Future of Ukrainian Media."
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11 Jul 2017
Products Domestic policy Report

Education for the turbulent world - a report (pdf)

The proposed text is addressed to those who are directly involved in the educational process, who care about the results of education: teachers, parents, high school students, school principals, and managers. It is about how to prepare oneself for the transformation of the education system, and why these changes are not only inevitable, but also necessary.
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07 Jul 2017
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How many billions of dollars does Ukraine lose on smuggling

In Ukrainian trade and trade of five neighboring countries the level of smuggling for year 2015 can be estimated at about $ 2,012,842,000 (two billion twelve million eight hundred and forty-two thousand dollars). For comparison, the total trade flow with these countries (according to Ukrainian Statistics) amounted $ 11,842,845,300 in 2015.However, 5 neighboring countries were only 15.66% of Ukraine's foreign...
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05 Jul 2017
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The Ukrainian response to crime and terrorism - simple proposals

The danger from such phenomena as the growth of crimes with weapons and the explosions of special services officers in the cities of Ukraine is seriously underestimated.If we talk about crime, then its increase and changes in character, on the one hand, are objective – war, crisis, illegal weapons market, etc. On the other hand – the use...
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05 Jul 2017
Expert Opinions Domestic policy

University admissions process began in Ukraine

You can submit 9 applications for 4 specialties to the state-funded study places. Speaking about contract form of study, the number of applications is NOT limited. Procedurally, one should keep an eye on criteria for choosing an educational institution.
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02 Jul 2017
Events Domestic policy

Round table “Education as a way to national security”

On July 5 at 12:00 in the Ukrainian Institute for the Future will be held an expert discussion of the theme “Education as a way to national security”.Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/1877448039238594
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